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Books and stories I enjoyed in 2013

BOOK_by_FotunaI was inspired by Gail Carriger to do a post about what I enjoyed in 2013. This will be a mix of short stories, books and comics I enjoyed last year. Since I didn’t start this blog til September last year, I will draw on my goodreads reviews as well as the posts here.

As I said in an earlier post I read 87 books last year and GoodReads says I read 151 things all together, so I had plenty to choose from. I have decided that if I only read the newest book in the series this year, I might still recommend the series because I love long series. The reads are in no particular order.

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Day 12, story 12: Daedalum, the Devil’s Wheel

cw_87_350Title: Daedalum, the Devil’s Wheel
Published: clarkesworldmagazine.com 2013
Genre: speculative fiction
Length: 1496 words, short story
Reading time: 15 min

I read this as part of my reading challenge: 25 short stories in 25 days.

E. Lily Yu is the author of which totally blew me away! I have to admit that wasn’t why I picked up this story today, I picked it up because I had a long day, it is late and there was a podcast version of this. I picked it because it was the shortest one in my Clark World feed on the tablet. Not the best reasons, but I knew that, because it was a Clark World story, it would be quality writing.

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